A celebration of life will be executed for Jacqueline “Jackie” Jacobs, 72, the previous Jacqueline Mitchell, at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 6, 2021, at Star Pilgrim Baptist Church, 423 E. Pershing Avenue. Rev. Donald L. Wright will be officiating. Interment will stick to at Holy Relatives Cemetery, 2807 Curtis Lane. All attendees of the loved ones are questioned to adhere to the CDC and area suggestions by sporting face masks and training social distancing.
Visitation will be observed from 8 a.m. right up until time of service at Star Pilgrim Baptist Church.
A indigenous and resident of St. Martinville, Jacqueline transitioned from Earth to eternity at 6:52 p.m. on Thursday, February 25, 2021, at Terrebonne Basic Hospital surrounded by her household.
Jackie, as she was affectionately identified, had a gorgeous spirit. She was a 1967 graduate of Adam Carlson Large Faculty and she attended Southern College for two several years. Immediately after paying time in school, she commenced her profession doing work at the family members business enterprise, Mitchell’s Drive Inn in St. Martinville. In 1984 she was used as a college bus driver for St. Martin Parish Faculty Board. Jackie experienced a enjoy for the students who rode her bus and driving every single and each individual a single of them to university was her passion. Immediately after 35 yrs of provider, she retired in 2016. Her motivation to assistance kids for the duration of their most challenging time made her choice of taking part in the Foster a Grandparent plan an quick option. She served there for two many years and built a long lasting effect on each and every little one that she encountered.
Jackie was an active and faithful member of Star Pilgrim Baptist Church exactly where she served on the homecoming committee and the Pastor’s Aid Committee. Her quite a few hobbies bundled gardening, home advancements projects, investing time with family members and buddies, cooking and traveling with her kids. She was a member of the Red Hatters (Dazzling Sugar Mamas). Jackie experienced a like for sports and was an avid Saints admirer.
She leaves in God’s treatment two sons,Brent Moore and Chad Moore of St. Martinville a person daughter, Cindy Moore Williams (Charles) of New Iberia two brothers, Ronald Mitchell (Kathy) and Rev. Eric Mitchell (Carolyn) of St. Martinville three stepchildren, Dr. Sharone’ Jacobs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Raymond Jacobs III of New Iberia and Kechia Lee of Cade two grandchildren, Jarred and Char’Lese Williams of Chicago, Illinois 5 stepgrandchildren, Tanner and Nicholas Jacobs of New Iberia, Amelie Volcy of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Remayah and Redaya Ledet of Cade one brother-in-regulation, Melvin Neveu Jr. of St. Martinville 4 sisters-in-legislation, Marlene J. Delahoussaye, Veronica Daron of New Iberia, Carline Mitchell of St. Martinville and Brenda Daron of Gardena, California and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, together with her beloved pet dog Simba.
She will join in glory her partner, Raymond “Ra Ra” Jacobs Jr her moms and dads, Irving and Stella Mitchell one particular brother, Donald Mitchell a person sister, Sheila Mitchell Neveu father-in-legislation, Rev. Raymond Jacobs Sr., mom-in-law, Mary Joseph Jacobs 3 brothers-in-regulation Charles, Lloyd, Melvin Daron and a host of aunts and uncles.
Funeral arrangements are under the route of Journet & Bolden Funeral Residence, 711 S. Corinne Avenue, New Iberia, LA 70560, 369-3638.
Condolences can be expressed at www.journetandboldenfuneralhome.